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Conversation with Norman Solomon, War Made Invisible

Join Professor Jeffrey Sachs and political and media analyst Norman Solomon as they discuss Solomon’s important new book, War Made Invisible: How America Hides the Human Toll of Its Military…

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Project Tujenge: Solar-powered water purification

In 2022, the University of Pretoria's "Team Tujenge" earned second place in the international student competition “Universities for Goal 13” for their small-scale,…

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Case Study: Monitoring and evaluation of EbA actions in South Africa

This video presents a case study from Conservation South Africa, where they used the “Stewardship approach” to protect degrading rangelands and critical endangered ecosystems. The…

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Exclusion and inequality in South Africa

South Africa has generally experienced economic growth since its transition to democracy in 1994, but has not seen the type of attendant gains in welfare one might have hoped for. These have been…

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Case study: Transboundary Water Cooperation in SADC Region

This case study reflects on the policy and institutional framework in the South African Development Community (SADC) region. Most importantly, this video highlights the SADC Protocol of 2000, which…

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Sustainable Environmental Practices: Durban

This video is part of Module 7: How can the urban environment be protected and cities be made resilient? This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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Apartheid and Planning in South African Cities

This video is part of Module 5: How can we improve human development in cities? Effective urban planning is needed to address many urban development challenges in African cities. Especially in this…

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The Challenge of Urban Politics, Planning and Governance, Part II

Urban politics comes down to making decisions with short, medium, and long-term impacts in a context of scarce resources between competing priorities, making planning very important. Types of…

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Christian Social Teachings on Poverty

In this chapter, Rev. Dr. Margaret Aymer discusses the response of Christian communities to structural prejudice and economic inequality. This video is licensed under the CC BY-NC-SA license.

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